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Jacobs Engineering to Design UK Nuclear Power Station; Conor Doyle Comments

Jacobs Engineering to Design UK Nuclear Power Station; Conor Doyle Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Jacobs Engineering Group has won a contract of an undisclosed value to help EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Ltd. design and build a power station in the U.K. Jacobs will provide technical consulting and engineering services covering civil, structural, mechanical, electrical control and instrumentation, process, safety and environmental aspects to EDF Energy …

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Harris to Help BT Connect UK Health, Social Workers for Patients; Vishal Agrawal Comments

Harris to Help BT Connect UK Health, Social Workers for Patients; Vishal Agrawal Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Harris Corp. has partnered with communications services company BT to run clinical portal services, aiming to help U.K. National Health Service care providers and public sector organizations to connect. Harris intends to combine its clinical integration platform with BT's infrastructure and components in order to coordinate information stored in existing …

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Jacobs to Help Assess UK Flood Risk Mgmt Program; Bob Duff Comments

Jacobs to Help Assess UK Flood Risk Mgmt Program; Bob Duff Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Jacobs Engineering Group has won a contract to help a U.K. government agency assess an estimated $5 billion flood and coastal risk management investment initiative. The water and environmental management framework contract with England's Environment Agency contains four base years and an additional two-year option, Jacobs said Tuesday. “We are pleased to continue …

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QinetiQ Refreshes First Responder Satellite Navigation System; Jeremy Ward Comments

QinetiQ Refreshes First Responder Satellite Navigation System; Jeremy Ward Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

QinetiQ Group has collaborated with the U.K. Space Agency and Satellite Applications Catapult to update a satellite navigation system that emergency responders use to access secure satellite networks. QinetiQ's technical support team installed and operated the Galileo Public Regulated Service test user receiver from its Malvern-based secure navigation laboratory to …

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UK Defense Ministry Suffers Cyber Attack Via Facebook

In early March, reports surfaced that U.S. and British leaders had mistakenly accepted Facebook friend requests from an illegitimate profile of NATAO Senior Commander and U.S. Navy Adm. James Stavridis. Similar methods have now led to compromise of information from the U.K. Defense Ministry’s top secret system, AOL Government reports.  Stavridis …

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Exelis Wins Night Vision Device UK Sale

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ITT Exelis has won a $34,653,724 U.S. Army contract to provide night vision devices in support of a foreign military sale. The Defense Department said the U.K. will receive the monocular devices under the firm-fixed-price contract through April 1, 2015. Work will occur Roanoke, Va. and the Army Contracting Command’s …

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